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🏆 Abbazia (1912)

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This King's Gambit Accepted (1.e4 e5 2.f4 exf4) theme tournament was organized by ... [more]

Player: Richard Reti

 page 1 of 1; 14 games  PGN Download 
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. Duras vs Reti 1-0591912AbbaziaC33 King's Gambit Accepted
2. Reti vs J Szekely  1-0521912AbbaziaC34 King's Gambit Accepted
3. S Rosselli del Turco vs Reti  ½-½321912AbbaziaC33 King's Gambit Accepted
4. Reti vs Flamberg 1-0371912AbbaziaC37 King's Gambit Accepted
5. Spielmann vs Reti 1-0261912AbbaziaC34 King's Gambit Accepted
6. Reti vs Leonhardt  1-0381912AbbaziaC37 King's Gambit Accepted
7. G Nyholm vs Reti 0-1331912AbbaziaC33 King's Gambit Accepted
8. M Lowcki vs Reti  0-1581912AbbaziaC36 King's Gambit Accepted, Abbazia Defense
9. Reti vs S Von Freymann 1-0191912AbbaziaC37 King's Gambit Accepted
10. Reti vs A Aurbach 0-1241912AbbaziaC37 King's Gambit Accepted
11. Reti vs Duras 1-0231912AbbaziaC36 King's Gambit Accepted, Abbazia Defense
12. J Szekely vs Reti  1-0321912AbbaziaC36 King's Gambit Accepted, Abbazia Defense
13. Flamberg vs Reti  1-0511912AbbaziaC33 King's Gambit Accepted
14. Reti vs G Nyholm  0-1481912AbbaziaC34 King's Gambit Accepted
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Kibitzer's Corner
Dec-21-12  TheFocus: <This may be one of the reasons that no tournament book appeared, and many of the games are apparently lost forever.>

Anthony Gillam has done a book on this tournament. He says he has nearly 80 of the 120 games. I do not believe he has any new games there.

Oct-06-13  LIFE Master AJ: What a shame that some of the games were lost ...
Oct-06-13  LIFE Master AJ: I'll bet Soltis could do a book on this and make it come to life, he is soooo good at that sort of thing!
Jan-19-14  Karpova: List of the special prizes

A) From the Louis Freiherr von Rothschild trust, the 1st and 2nd prize (150 + 100 K) for best result in the 2nd cycle shared <Erich Cohn> and <Oldrich Duras> - together 250 K. The 3rd prize for best result in the 2nd cycle was awarded to <Jeno Szekely> - 50 K.

B) The Chigorin Memorial prize of the St. Petersburg Chess Society was awarded to <Richard Reti> - 100 K.

C) The Albert von Rothschild Memorial prize of the Vienna Chess Club was awarded to <Richard Reti> for his game against Flamberg - 200 K.

D) The Muzio prize, donated by Albert N. Hallgarten, received <Richard Reti> for the same game as in C - 100 K.

E) The Kieseritzky prize, donated by the Cracow Chess Club, was awarded to <Erich Cohn> for his game against Leonhardt - 100 K.

F) The prize for the best Bishop Gambit, donated by the Stockholm Chess Society was awarded to <Oldrich Duras> for his game agaisnt Spielmann - 100 K.

G) The 5 Rice trophies, donated by I. L. Rice, were awarded to

1) <Richard Reti> for the game against von Freymann - 50 K.

2) <Rudolf Spielmann> for the game against Reti - 50 K.

3) <Alexander Flamberg> for the game against Duras - 50 K.

4) <Erich Cohn> for the game against von Freymann - 50 K.

5) <Gustav Nyholm> for the game against Spielmann - 50 K.

The special prizes in total were 1,150 K.

Source: Page 37 of the February-March 1912 'Wiener Schachzeitung'

Apr-06-16
Premium Chessgames Member
  MissScarlett: The collection has both Leonhardt-Lowcki games, but there's a third game claiming the title: M Lowcki vs Leonhardt, 1912
Jul-12-16  sneaky pete: Hmmm...

That 3rd Lowcki vs Leonhardt game is a version of
A Aurbach vs Spielmann, 1912

Jan-05-20  cameosis: could someone post the sources for the games? would like to have a look myself.

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